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Image edited and article written by Megalodontus The sole representative of Ireland, Phelan Gaming, have done the unthinkable. From nearly having to play relegations to now having a minimum finish of 3rd place in the League of Legends UKLC Summer Split.  Their next opponent is Excel UK, and this will be Phelan’s hardest task yet. Can they muster
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Promoted article (contains affiliate links) At the end of October, League of Legends will celebrate its 10th birthday. It’s been a while since a team of enthusiasts started developing their version of the perfect MOBA game after being impressed with Dota. Many things have changed since then, and their project progressed from the beta-test version
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The UK will play host to the Pokémon World Championships in 2020, it’s been confirmed. The announcement came during the closing ceremony of the 2019 World Championships, which took place in Washington on the weekend. It was later confirmed on the official Pokémon Twitter account: You don’t have to ask us twice! Trainers, the 2020 Pokémon
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Fnatic, one of the biggest esports esports organisations in the world, had their account removed from Twitter earlier today. The social media platform has now reinstated the verified account, but for a couple of hours Fnatic were completely without a central Twitter presence – and 1.2m followers – due to a Twitter boo-boo. It seems
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The Pokémon Company has announced that London is getting its very own Pokémon Center store. The pop-up shop will open at Westfield London in Shepherd’s Bush this October. The news was first broken when assets – such as the concept image below – appeared on press site earlier this morning. It was later confirmed on the Pokémon UK
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British game developer Bulkhead Interactive has revealed a roadmap for the next 12 months of free content and updates for Battalion 1944 players. Notably, Bulkhead will be investing $650,000 into upcoming esports tournaments for the game. Registration for The Plays summer Blitzkrieg Open and Premier Leagues are also open for the next few days, with
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UPDATE (July 17th): Will this saga ever end? Asmongold has now claimed that Taliesin’s apology (below) was fake, because afterwards Taliesin liked this comment on Twitter: You made the mistake of apologizing. Never ever apologize. Secondly Asmongold got huge off of creators like you on his live stream. Thirdly Asmongold hates wow and undermines everything Blizzard
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One of the UK’s most experienced former pro players has landed a role at the University of Chichester. Ramesh ‘r2k’ Singh has joined the university’s creative and digital technologies department as a senior lecturer in esports. The development is a first for the UK education space. While several universities and colleges have started running courses
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It’s two weeks until the UK Esports League (UKEL) kicks off and anticipation is building for UK League of Legends’ unofficial division 2. We spoke with one of UKEL’s founders and long-time member of the UK scene, Alex ‘Synygy’ Winton (pictured above), about why it was put together and what we can expect to see.  
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British World of Warcraft content creator Taliesin (pictured right) has criticised American streamer Asmongold (left), opening up a debate on influencer responsibility. Taliesin, half of popular YouTube channel Taliesin & Evitel, went on an emotionally charged rant on stream, calling out the behaviour of some of Asmongold’s viewers and Asmongold himself for not keeping them
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